44points

AKG K 272 HD

51points

Pioneer HDJ-500

AKG K 272 HD
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AKG K 272 HD vs Pioneer HDJ-500

AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500
44
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51
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Why is AKG K 272 HD better than Pioneer HDJ-500?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Pioneer HDJ-500 better than AKG K 272 HD?

  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs16Hz
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
    45 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 47.3g lighter
    192.7gvs240g
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    105dB/mWvs91dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has a coil cable

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

4.weight

240g

192.7g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.Has a coil cable
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.

6.has an on-ear form
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

16Hz

5Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

2.highest frequency

28000Hz

28000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

3.sound pressure level

91dB/mW

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

5.impedance

55 Ohms

45 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 272 HD
Pioneer HDJ-500

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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